Drinking fountain set in wall of former St Mary's Churchyard, Whitechapel Road E1 - Tower Hamlets

Drinking fountain with pink marble basin and plaque set in a Norman style arch. Erected in 1860 but moved to its present position in 1879. The Local Authority is working towards repairs of the fountain and reinstatement of the water supply with the help of external funding.

Drinking fountain set in wall of former St Mary's Churchyard, Whitechapel Road E1 - Tower Hamlets
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: DRINKING FOUNTAIN SET IN WALL OF FORMER ST MARY's CHURCHYARD
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1357512
  • Local Planning Authority: Tower Hamlets
  • Site Type: Civil > Public building

Location

  • Building Name: Drinking fountain set in wall of former St Mary's Churchyard
  • Street Name: Whitechapel Road
  • Postcode: E1
  • County: Greater London
  • District / Borough: Tower Hamlets
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Bethnal Green and Bow
  • Region: London

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Local authority
  • Designation: Listed Building grade II, CA

Contact Details

Andrew Hargreaves (LPA) 020 7364 5576

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England